SOLO EXHIBITIONS

Under the Shadow of the Sun

Space Place Gallery, Nizhny Tagil, Russia

OCTOBER 26 - NOVEMBER 09, 2018

Van that I Have Seen is Now in Ruins

ATK Gallery, Ankara, Turkey

MAY 02 - 12, 2012

Nadir Bucan defines himself as both an academician and documentary photographer. He started to take pictures with an analog camera in 1999 when digital photography had not declared its dominance yet. He used roll films until 2009 and he participated in every stage of photography from chemical bath to printing. His works were exhibited in major cities of the world such as New York, Paris, London, Barcelona, Berlin, Beijing and published in national and international magazines such as İz, Kwerfeldein, Tutti Fotografi, İgnant, Les Others, La Fotografia, My Modern Met and LensCulture. He was recently invited to La Quatriéme Image International Photography Festival to exhibit his last work in Paris and selected as a winner at Barcelona International Photography Awards BIPA 2018.

He is also interested in theoretical aspect of photography. So, he took his doctoral degree in 2018 with his thesis work title “Changing Boundaries of Documentary Photography: Post Documentary Photography.” At the same time, he has academic articles published with the titles "Walter Benjamin and Documentary Photography" and "The Sociologist with a Camera: Sebastião Salgado." Bucan lives in Turkey and teaches photography classes at the Faculty of Fine Arts of Van Yuzuncu Yil University.

DETAILS

Black and White

ATK Gallery, Ankara, Turkey

MAY 03 - 10, 2002

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

Bursa International Photo Festival, ACCC Fair Area Bursa, Turkey

OCTOBER 04 - 13, 2019

12th Pollux Awards Exhibition, Gallery Valid Foto

Barcelona, Spain

MAY 08 - 25, 2019

Festimatge, Calella Image Festival

Calella, Spain

APRIL 07 - 28, 2019

Places and Faces

PhotoPlace Gallery, Middlebury, USA

NOVEMBER 07 - DECEMBER 08, 2018

Barcelona International Photography Awards Exhibition

Gallery Valid Foto, Barcelona, Spain

SEPTEMBER 13 - OCTOBER 13, 2018

San José Foto

International Photography Festival, San José, Uruguay

APRIL 06 - 08, 2018

Photography Now

The Brick Lane Gallery, London, UK

JANUARY 03 - 15, 2018

The Independent Photographer Berlin Annual Exhibition Eigenheim Gallery, Berlin, Germany

OCTOBER 05 - 10, 2017

La Quatriéme Image International Photography Festival Halle des Blancs--Manteaux, Paris, France

APRIL 04 - 17, 2017

Fauna

The SE Center for Photography, Greenville, USA

DECEMBER 07 - 29, 2018

Barcelona Foto Biennale

Nau Bostik, Barcelona, Spain

OCTOBER 04 - 21, 2018

Urban Landscapes, Suburban Scenes, Rural Impressions

Jadite Gallery, New York, USA

SEPTEMBER 27 - OCTOBER 6, 2018

The World Through My Eyes

Gallery Valid Foto, Barcelona, Spain

APRIL 10 - 28, 2018

LensCulture Winter Exhibition 2017

Klompching Gallery, New York, USA

DECEMBER 13 - 23, 2017

Songzhuang International Photo Biennale 

Czech China Contemporary Museum, Beijing, China

SEPTEMBER 29 - OCTOBER 13, 2017

Photography Now

The Brick Lane Gallery, London, UK

NOVEMBER 08 - 19, 2017

AWARDS

ACADEMIC ARTICLES

BOOKS AND EXHIBITION CATALOGUES

San José International Photography Festival, Exhibition catalogue, San José, Uruguay, 2018

Urban Landscapes, Suburban Scenes, Rural Impressions, New York Center for Photographic Art, Catalogue for Prize Winning Images, New York, USA, 2018

The Best of LensCulture Vol.1 Photobook, Schilt Publishing, Amsterdam, Netherlands, 2017   

The Independent Photographer Talents of the Year 2016/2017 Photobook, The Independent Photographer Publishing, Berlin, Germany, 2017     

La Quatrieme Image Festival International De Photographie, Exhibition catalogue, Halle des Blancs-Manteaux, Paris, France, 2017 

    

Songzhuang International Photo Biennale 2017, Exhibition catalogue, Czech China Contemporary Museum, Beijing, China, 2017